Representing the United Kingdom
Currently the Deputy Director of the Gender and Children in Conflict Department in the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, Sonia Farrey leads on the Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative (PSVI). She was previously at the UK Mission to the United Nations (UN) in New York where she was political counsellor. She has also served in Belgium, Iraq, Sudan, and Syria. In addition to her diplomatic work, she was Director of Advocacy at UN Childrens Fund UK.